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Francestown: Town seeks attorney fees

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

The town is asking that five residents who brought a lawsuit against it be required to pay the town’s attorney fees, arguing that the suit was frivolous. Lisa Bourbeau, Dennis Orsi, Elizabeth Behrsing, James Gann and Prescott Tolman filed a petition in June seeking “injunctive relief” and asking the court to overturn a Select Board agreement with a Meredith-based consulting … 0

Wilton: Town eyes administrator post

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

WILTON — Does Wilton need a town administrator? The Select Board has been considering the possibility, and has invited in both an administration consultant and … 0

WLC: Late start to school year for FRES

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

WILTON — Florence Rideout Elementary School’s first day of school will be Sept. 8, a week later than the district’s other schools, to allow teachers … 0

Police Logs: Dublin - Aug. 27, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Dublin Sunday, July 12 Theft: At 4 p.m., police arrested Caleb Banes, 33, of Dublin, and charged him with theft of services, disorderly conduct, and criminal threatening after an incident at the Dublin Recycling Center on July 4. Police said that Banes became argumentative and made threatening statements … 0

Police Logs: Jaffrey - Aug. 27, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Jaffrey Tuesday, Aug. 18 Suspended registration: At 4:26 p.m., police arrested and charged Matthew Governor, 51, of Troy, with driving with a suspended registration and failure to obey inspection requirements after he was stopped for an expired registration sticker. Police learned after stopping Governor that the vehicle registrations … 0

Police Logs: Rindge - Aug. 27, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Rindge Tuesday, Aug. 18 Restraining order: At 8:59 p.m. police arrested George A. Picard, Jr., 39, of Rindge, and charged him with violation of a restraining order. Picard was transported to the Cheshire County House of Correction and held without bail. Picard was arraigned the following morning at … 0

Temple-Greenville police log: Aug. 27, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Temple-Greenville Tuesday, Aug. 4 DWI: At 10:19 p.m., police arrested Jesus Ramos, 29, of Greenville and charged him with DWI and operating after suspension. He was released on $2,000 personal recognizance and issued a court date of Aug. 6 at the 8th Circuit Court, Jaffrey. … 0

New Ipswich police log: Aug. 27, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

New Ipswich Friday, Aug. 14 Abandoned vehicle: At 12:12 a.m., police observed an unoccupied vehicle parked at Ken’s Appliances on Dark Lane. The car had a blown tire and a damaged rim. Unwanted subject: At 12:17 a.m., police responded to a Turnpike Road for an unwanted guest. Police … 0

Police Log: Peterborough — August 27, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Peterborough Wednesday, August 19 Unsafe driving: At 7:58 a.m., a school bus driver said a car was all over Grove Street. Police found the car at Napa Auto Parts. The driver told police the car was new, he was having trouble seeing all the buttons on the dashboard, … 0

Police Logs: Antrim - Aug. 27, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Antrim Monday, Aug. 17 Active warrant: A 6:50 p.m., police on patrol saw a vehicle belonging to Christopher Lachance, 27, of Antrim, who has an active warrant out of the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s office. Police stopped Lachance and placed him under arrest based on his active warrant. The … 0

Mascenic: A taste of college before senior year

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — For a few weeks each summer, teenagers get a taste of college life — and college resources — through the University of New Hampshire’s Science and Mathematics Achievement through Research Training program, which provides projects … 0

Wilton: Subdivision creates 5 ‘estate’ lots on 70 acres

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

WILTON — The Planning Board approved a plan to subdivide a 70-acre lot to create five new housing lots during its meeting Wednesday. Provost Trust owns approximately 70 acres of land on Cram Hill Road, extending into Lyndeborough. … 0

Lyndeborough: Expansion plan under way

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

LYNDEBOROUGH — Trees have been cleared on the two acres adjacent to the back of South Cemetery. After the stumps are removed, the land will be ready to create additional burial plots. Cemetery trustees were given the go-ahead … 0